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Leopard Problems Having problems with Leopard, got to the choose a destination" screen on my Mac, and only one hard drive appears and the mounted drive was not it.

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  • Paul Burrows
    Paul Burrows May 11, 2010

    Hi there
    Just a couple of questions.

    What mac are you trying to install on to?
    Memory size and hard drive size?
    Has it got a functioning OS on it now?

    Paul


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The solution is SIMPLE... just wait. Took about 20 minutes for my drive to appear.

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